Wobbly Wednesday

On the November 1st Wiltshire Sight is holding an event for Nystagmus Awareness Day. Attendees will be able to talk about their sight loss, sight advisors will be on hand to provide information and support and there will be the latest low vision aids and technology to check out. Carers and professionals are welcome to… Continue Reading Wobbly Wednesday

Wiltshire Sight’s 100th Anniversary

Wiltshire Sight is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2018! We are hosting a number of events throughout the year including a charity concert where renowned visually impaired pianist, Derek Paravinci will play to raise money for Wiltshire Sight. There will be a number of other events through the year, more information to follow…

National Eye Health Week

Wiltshire Sight is delighted to be supporting National Eye Health Week with events starting from 11th till 21st September. Events will include information advice and support about eye health or concerns relating to sight. Drop-ins Wiltshire Sight and Specsavers will be at Chippenham Lackham and Trowbridge College as part of National Eye Health week to… Continue Reading National Eye Health Week

Vision Pioneer Awards 2016

Wiltshire Sight were thrilled to be nominated in the innovation category at the Vision Pioneer Awards 2016. We are very proud of the Looking Out For Sight project and aim to continue supporting care home staff with sight loss training in the coming years. Vision Pioneer Awards 2016

Wobbly Wednesday

Wednesday 2nd November 2016 is Nystagmus Network’s nystagmus awareness day, Wobbly Wednesday. Wiltshire Sight will be hosting an event at St Lucy’s Sight Centre in Devizes. There will be a guest speaker, Steve Mckay, from the Nystagmus Network. Carers and professionals are welcome and our Sight advisers will be on hand to provide information and… Continue Reading Wobbly Wednesday

Wiltshire Sight’s Coffee Mornings

Wiltshire Sight will be hosting two coffee mornings, one in Melksham, the other in Amesbury, this October. Our sight advisors will be on hand to offer information about the support we offer and there will be Christmas present ideas like large print 2017 calendars and other festive gifts for sale. Pamtrad will be joining us… Continue Reading Wiltshire Sight’s Coffee Mornings

Annual General Meeting of Wiltshire Sight

Our AGM is being held on: Tuesday 6th September 9:00am Devizes Corn Exchange Members of the public must inform us of their intention to attend. Please contact lhubbard@wiltshiresight.org for full papers prior to the meeting. Full papers will be published after the event. Click here for more details.

Wiltshire Sight Quiz Night

Join us for the Wilshire Sight Quiz Night, at 7.30pm, 19th September 2016. The event will be at the Black Horse, Bath Road, Devizes and will feature a buffet and raffle. Please book in advance, with teams of 4. Entry is £10. Click here for more details and contact us for an application form by… Continue Reading Wiltshire Sight Quiz Night

Sight Expo 2016

Wiltshire Sight will be having an expo at the Devizes Corn Exchange Tuesday 6th September from 10am to 2pm. The expo will include: Demonstrations of electronic reading machines, computer software and new gadgets Information, advice and support Wiltshire Sight’s Sight Advisers will be available to answer your questions There will also be two guest speakers:… Continue Reading Sight Expo 2016

Kitchen Aids for Increased Accessibility

I have no periphery vision and due to recent further sight loss, I have been having increased difficulties in the kitchen. I kept burning myself on the hot oven shelves and when I tried to transfer vegetable peelings from my wooden chopping board into the bin, they kept slipping off the sides and onto the… Continue Reading Kitchen Aids for Increased Accessibility